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=== Ventura Family history center&nbsp; ===
  
 
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'''Location &amp;&nbsp;Map:'''  
 
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3501 Loma Vista Road. Ventura, CA. 93003
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#Web page:&nbsp;https://sites.google.com/site/vfhlibrary/<br>
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<br>'''Phone: 805-643-5607'''  
  
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'''E-mail:''' vfhlibrary@gmail.com<br>
  
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'''Open Hours: 10 am to 8PM Tuesdays&nbsp;&amp; Thursdays, 10 AM to 5 PM&nbsp;Wednesdays, &nbsp;10AM to 2PM Saturdays.&nbsp;'''  
  
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'''Holiday Schedule: Not open on Holidays.&nbsp;'''
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==== Upcoming Events: Genealogy Clases&nbsp;https://sites.google.com/site/vfhlibrary/just-in/genealogyclass ====
  
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:*[https://www.familysearch.org/#form=catalog '''Family History Library Catalog:'''] This center has the ability to order any of the films and fiche available through the Family History Library Catalog.  
 
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==== Databases and Software  ====
 
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:*[http://fhc.familysearch.org/ '''FHC Portal:'''] This center has access to the Family History Center Portal page which gives free access in the center to premium family history software and websites that generally charge for subscriptions. ''(Note to FHC: Not all FHCs have access to this portal. If you do not, you will want to remove this entire bullet. If you do have access to it, just remove this text in italics.)''
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:*'''[[FHC Portal]]''' This center has access to the Family History Center Portal page which gives free access in the center to premium family history software and websites that generally charge for subscriptions.&nbsp;
 
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:*Hardware and Equipment: 11 new computers, 3 new printers, 6 film readers, 1 Fiche reader, 1 Minolta reader/printer, card reader.
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=== Resources in the Local Area<br> ===
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''Ventura County Genealogical Society meets at the Ventura Family History Center 1-4 PM the third Saturday each month. See their website [http://www.venturacogensoc.org www.venturacogensoc.org]''
  
 
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''Ventura FH Center website: [http://sites.google.com/site/vfhlibrary http://sites.google.com/site/vfhlibrary]&nbsp;Includes catalog of films, books, etc.''
  
 
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''Volunteers needed and invited&nbsp; for 4 hour shifts on a regular basis each week. Phone Thomas Shilton, Director 805-659-1671''

Revision as of 20:19, 11 April 2013

 

Ventura Family history center 

Center Contacts and Hours

Location & Map:

3501 Loma Vista Road. Ventura, CA. 93003

  1. Web page: https://sites.google.com/site/vfhlibrary/
  2. Entrance is on the west side of building, ring doobell if door is locked. 


Phone: 805-643-5607

E-mail: vfhlibrary@gmail.com

Open Hours: 10 am to 8PM Tuesdays & Thursdays, 10 AM to 5 PM Wednesdays,  10AM to 2PM Saturdays. 

Holiday Schedule: Not open on Holidays. 



Calendar and Events

Upcoming Events: Genealogy Clases https://sites.google.com/site/vfhlibrary/just-in/genealogyclass

Class Schedule 7-8:30 PM, Thursday evenings

Staff Training Meetings


Center Resources

Collections

  • Family History Library Catalog: This center has the ability to order any of the films and fiche available through the Family History Library Catalog.
  • Catalog of films, fiche, books etc on hand in the center is available on line. See "Links" below.

Databases and Software

  • FHC Portal This center has access to the Family History Center Portal page which gives free access in the center to premium family history software and websites that generally charge for subscriptions. 
  • Hardware and Equipment: 11 new computers, 3 new printers, 6 film readers, 1 Fiche reader, 1 Minolta reader/printer, card reader.
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Center Services

Staff Research Specialties

(Include sections for any other services your center provides. Add additional sections for those services. See the Mesa and Logan FHC pages for examples.)


Resources in the Local Area

Ventura County Genealogical Society meets at the Ventura Family History Center 1-4 PM the third Saturday each month. See their website www.venturacogensoc.org

(This section is to highlight other resources in your area that will be helpful for individuals doing research there in your location, if there are any, such as government offices, historical societies, etc.)


Links

Ventura FH Center website: http://sites.google.com/site/vfhlibrary Includes catalog of films, books, etc.

(Include links to other websites of interest to those who visit your center such as links to the city, county and state wiki pages where your center is located.)


Volunteer at the Center

Volunteers needed and invited  for 4 hour shifts on a regular basis each week. Phone Thomas Shilton, Director 805-659-1671